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Charles River Project Manager
Ref No.: 20-00673
Location: Remote, New Jersey
Job Description:
  • This position will participate in or lead activities associated with project planning and management to ensure that projects are completed on time, within budget and to client specifications.
  • Assists with project management activities such as project reporting, project planning, issue/risk identification and tracking, scope management, estimation, internal client management and relationship management for projects of low to medium business complexity.
  • Reports and escalates progress/issues to management, as needed.
  • Maintains regular contact with internal clients and coordinates and reports on project progress and accomplishments.
  • Works with all required functions and groups to effectively plan and execute the project.
  • Contributes to the achievement of related teams' objectives.
  • Acts as a brand ambassador ensuring continuity of visual brand and impactful messaging across all deliverables and channels.
  • Champions the standardized processes established within the creative team ensuring smooth workflow throughout project lifecycle.

Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree or the equivalent combination of education and experience in related field is required.
  • 2+ years of total work experience in project management preferred.
  • Creative, resourceful and flexible approach to solving problems.
  • Experience managing creative development preferred.
  • Good understanding of project management principles preferred.
  • Ability to rapidly pivot from one project to the next, work well under pressure, and manage deadlines.
  • Aptitude to take direction, learn quickly and adapt to the situation at hand.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills required.
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is a plus.